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More homes and liveable communities for NSW

5 April 2022

The NSW Government will update the BASIX standards alongside a range of other initiatives to help deliver more quality and affordable homes in communities across the State.

Charging ahead to an electric future

29 November 2021

We sat down with Anthony Weinberg, a bold EV advocate, to talk about the first public Electric Vehicle Charging Station Network in Sydney. Find out how the EV Charging Network is making EV ownership easier than ever.

Partnering to make solar simple

19 October 2021

The City of Canterbury Bankstown is tackling climate change head on with an ambitious target of Net Zero council emissions by 2050.

Why declarations are the first step to decarbonisation

7 October 2021

Cyril Giraud spent the first few years of his career digging around in quarries, while Philippa Stone was sifting through London’s skips.

Energy Culture - why sustainability is good for business

21 September 2021

Joe Edginton is an electrician with a mission. He wants to grow his company, Energy Culture, into the top solar panel specialist on Sydney’s Northern Beaches. He also wants it to be the most environmentally sustainable. Because for Joe these two

$356 million to tackle plastics and waste

13 June 2021

Plastics like single-use lightweight bags, cotton-buds, straws and stirrers will be phased out, and green bins for food and organic waste will be rolled out across the state, under the NSW Government’s comprehensive plastics plan and waste strategy

$540m solar farm approved for Wellington

13 May 2021

A new $540 million solar farm near Wellington that will create up to 400 local construction jobs has been given the green light by the NSW Government.